Join PSR/Florida in Tallahassee on October 9 to learn about the threats to clean water, featuring speaker John Moran, followed by a panel discussion.Learn more »
On August 30, voters in Florida supported the pro-solar Amendment 4 by a wide margin. Once enacted by the state legislature, the amendment will lower energy costs for Floridians and spur economic development, while reducing the need for fossil fuels.Learn more »
Florida PSR joined partner groups and activists rallying in Tallahassee, FL and Brandon, FL against a proposed pro-fracking bill in the state senate. PSR President Dr. Lynn Ringenberg (pictured) spoke at the rally in Tallahassee about the health harms of fracking.Read more »
PSR Florida unanimously passed a Fracking-Ban Resolution based on the recently released "Compendium of Scientific, Medical, and Media Findings Demonstrating Risks and Harms of Fracking" published jointly by Concerned Health Professionals of NY and Physicians for Social Responsibility, as well as other scientific research and medical reports in peer-reviewed journals.Read more »
The nuclear weapons danger is real and growing: nuclear terrorism, proliferation, and thousands of weapons still on hair-trigger alert in the United States and Russia. Fortunately, there also are new opportunities to eliminate this threat.Read More »
Toxics and global warming create pervasive threats to health. PSR responds via chemical policy reform, climate policy advocacy, practitioner education, and “Code Black,” a campaign to reduce pollution and global warming.Read More »
The Safe Energy program focuses on protecting public health, taxpayer dollars, and national security by preventing the construction of expensive, dirty, and dangerous new nuclear reactors.Read More »
Op-ed from PSR President Dr. Lynn Ringenberg.Source: Tampa Bay Times
Dr. Rosalyn Baker, representing PSR/Florida, along with Moms Clean Air Force, spoke on the health hazards from fossil fuels and the need to rapidly transition to renewable energy to protect public health.
Op-ed co-authored by PSR Florida Executive Director Marybeth Dunn.Source: Tallahassee Democrat
PSR/Florida is sponsoring a Special Lecture by Alan Lockwood, MD, on climate change and health.
PSR/Florida presents PSR board member Alan Lockwood, MD at a variety of events around Tampa.
Featuring speaker John Moran, followed by a panel discussion.
Presentation by Florida PSR's Dr. Yolanda Whyte for a Congressional Black Caucus briefing on the health effects of coal ash and ozone. Read more »
PSR's official comments on the Environmental Protection Agency's proposed Clean Power Plan, submitted November 22, 2014. Read more »
The Toolkit is a combination of easy-to-use reference guides for health providers and user-friendly health education materials on preventing exposures to toxic chemicals and other substances that affect infant and child health. Read more »
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Tell Congress: Hands off the health protection that EPA is trying to provide! Protect us from methane and ozone emissions now!
Thank the EPA for releasing standard on new and modified oil and gas operations -- and ask them to move swiftly to set limits on existing methane sources. Our climate and our health are at stake.